heehaw

(redirected from heehawing)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to heehawing: donkey work, brayed

hee·haw

 (hē′hô′)
n.
1. The braying sound made by a donkey.
2. Informal A noisy laugh; a guffaw.
intr.v. hee·hawed, hee·haw·ing, hee·haws
1. To bray.
2. Informal To guffaw.

[Imitative.]

heehaw

(ˌhiːˈhɔː)
interj
an imitation or representation of the braying sound of a donkey

hee•haw

(ˈhiˌhɔ)

n.
1. rude laughter.
v.i.
2. to bray.
3. to laugh rudely or raucously.
[1805–15, Amer.; imitative]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:

heehaw

noun
Informal. An act of laughing:
verb
Informal. To express amusement, mirth, or scorn by smiling and emitting loud, inarticulate sounds:
Idioms: die laughing, laugh one's head off, roll in the aisles, split one's sides.
Translations

heehaw

[ˈhiːhɔː]
A. Nrebuzno m
B. VIrebuznar

heehaw

nIah nt
viiahen
References in periodicals archive ?
There were about eight or nine of them,'' Kim said, ``and they wouldn't clear out and were heehawing at us aggressively.